A fascinating study of women who serve the military as wives or as soldiers, sailors, and flyers, with emphasis on current issues, written by a wide range of scholars and military professionals.... weapons and bombs and guns have female names. The control lever of a female-named fighter plane is called a joystick (slang for penis). A land mine designed to explode at groin level is called Bouncing Betty, a not-so-subtle reminder thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Wives and Warriors|
|Author||:||Laurie Lee Weinstein, Christie C. White|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 1997|